Explore & Much More
773-880-5437 (KIDS)
3827 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613

  • Weekly Updates

    Open Play: MON- FRI 9am-5pm
    Sat 1/31/15: CLOSED for parties
    Sun 2/1/15: Open Play 1-5pm

Open Play, Classes & Kid’s Birthday Parties, Indoor Activities & Events!

2 Stories to Explore, Play and Learn.


All private parties play for 80 minutes and the last 40 minutes are in the party room enjoying food, snacks, and cake.


Private parties: Saturday and Sunday Explore & Much More is a fabulous place to have a children’s birthday party. The time frames for the parties are: 11am-1pm, 1:30-3:30pm & 4-6pm on  Saturdays and Sundays. We also have an early bird special for parties: 8:30 -10:30 ($375.00) on Saturdays. Have both floors of Explore & Much More exclusively be yours for 2 hours and invite up to 20 kids to join in on the fun. We take care of party set up and clean up. There is no charge for adults. Additional children after 20 are $10.00 each. We recommend no more than 28 children and 35 adults. Birthday child is free. We will work with you to make your party as individualized as possible. For more information or to book your party please call 773-880-5437 or email exploreandmuchmore@gmail.com.

1. Explore Party Package #1 ($450.00)
Explore & Much More is closed to the public during your child’s birthday party. Set up, and clean up included. You may bring your own cake, prepackaged snacks, boxed drinks, and any outside food of your liking. Please do not bring nuts to protect those with food allergies. We will provide paper products for an additional $10.

2. Explore & More Party Package #2 ($550.00)
Includes the Explore Package+
Drinks and 2 pieces of pizza per child
Cake for children and adults

3. Explore & Much More Party Package #3 ($750.00)
Includes the Explore & More Package+
Drinks and 2 pieces of pizza per child
Cake for children and adults
Goodie bags
Themed Paper products and decorations including balloons and a banner
We will be happy to work with you if have specific kids’ birthday party ideas that you would like.

Semi-private Party Package ($275.00)
Hours: Monday-Thursday 4:00-6:00pm
Friday: 3-5pm
The party room is reserved just for your party but the play space is open to the public till 5pm.

Additional Party Options:

Paper products ($10.00)
Tattoo station ($25.00)
Balloon Drop ($25.00)
Themed paper products ($50.00)

Special Party Option:
Sleep Under Pajama Party: $500.00 Friday evenings from 6pm- 8pm
Includes the Explore Party Package

To cancel or reschedule party:
$100.00 deposit is non-refundable.